2015

Length: (4 mins.) ... Date: (Nov 2015) ... Source: https://youtu.be/NxqBzrx9yIE


The best solution to climate change is right beneath our feet

The Answer Lies in the Soil

Narrated by Michael Pollan

A quick heads-up from ... the Center for Food Safety. Fortunately the role of how soil fertility affects climate change is also starting to gain wider publicity and acceptance ...

Carbon-rich soils act like giant sponges, absorbing water during floods and providing it for plants in times of drought. And, adding carbon to soil makes the land much more productive. The French Government recognises this and is calling on all countries to join them in increasing soil carbon by 0.4% each year.

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WISH LIST - Location: Paeroa, NZ. The requirements below are located within 4-12 kilometres of Paeroa town centre. Our housing: 4-bedroom house with attached cottage; warm, quiet, private, with sunny garden area and 4-24 healthy fruit trees; Our covered areas: 1 double garage; 1 drive-in workshop (84-124 square metres); 2 storage sheds (each 48-96 square metres); 1 green house (48-124 square metres, working); Our land: 4-12 hectares of fertile, sheltered, well-drained, well-fenced, gently sloping farmland.

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